Haslum (station)

Summary

Haslum is a station on the Kolsås Line on the Oslo Metro. It is between Avløs and Gjønnes, 13.0 kilometers (8.1 mi) from Stortinget. It serves the neighborhood Haslum.

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Haslum
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Haslum station from the eastbound platform, 7 days after the official reopening.
General information
LocationHaslum, Bærum
Norway
Coordinates59°54′54″N 10°33′39″E / 59.9150°N 10.5609°E / 59.9150; 10.5609Coordinates: 59°54′54″N 10°33′39″E / 59.9150°N 10.5609°E / 59.9150; 10.5609
Elevation68.5 m (225 ft)
Owned bySporveien
Operated bySporveien T-banen
Line(s)Kolsås Line
Distance13.0 km (8.1 mi) from Stortinget
Tracks2
Construction
Structure typeElevated
Bicycle facilitiesYes
Disabled accessYes
Other information
Fare zone1
History
Opened1 June 1924; 97 years ago (1924-06-01)
15 December 2013; 8 years ago (2013-12-15)
(reopening)
Closed1 July 2006; 15 years ago (2006-07-01)
{(temporarily closed)
Rebuilt15 December 2013; 8 years ago (2013-12-15)
Services
Preceding station   Oslo Metro Piktogram.svg Oslo Metro   Following station
towards Kolsås
Line 3
towards Mortensrud

The station was opened 1 July 1924 as part of the tramway Lilleaker Line.[1]

Along with most of the line, Haslum closed for upgrades on 1 July 2006 and its service was temporarily provided by bus.[2] Haslum among other things, received longer platforms which can accommodate trains with up to six cars like most of the subway system. It reopened on 15 December 2013.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Oslo Sporveier. "Subway stations in the west".
  2. ^ Oslo Sporveier (2006). "Bus replacing the Kolsås line" (in Norwegian).

External linksEdit

  Media related to Haslum stasjon at Wikimedia Commons